Rome Wasn't Built in a Day

Six builders attempt to build an authentic Roman villa working with only the tools and materials that the Romans themselves would have used#

Virtual Tour

Explore the Villa

Take a tour of the villa the team built - explore the rooms, examine their handiwork, and even learn a few things about Roman Britons

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  1. Jim

    As site foreman, Jim has to master a number of ancient materials

  2. Kevin

    Kevin, a plumber, has always been intrigued with Romans

  3. Fred

    Fred is a carpenter with a wealth of experience - 46 years in fact

  4. Tim

    Plasterer by trade, Tim has never even left the country